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Sharepoint Online Login to a specific page

Is there a way to set which page appears when you login. I'd like to login into sharepoint then immediately be redirected to the about me section. Basically when you go to the Office 365 login ...
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What's the best way to display a section of a document on a page?

I have a massive employee guide that resides in a controlled documents site. Much of the content contained in the guide will need to be displayed in different sections across various different sites. ...
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Sandbox Logging dll won't load

I am trying to use the codeplex.spsl Sandbox Logging framework but am having trouble getting it to execute in my code. The following error occurs on the last line of the following code snippet. ...
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SharePoint Online or SharePoint Server 2013

I have been tasked with understanding the pro's and con's of rebuilding our SharePoint 2010 platform. This could either consist of a 2013 local install upgrade or moving to Online. There are many ...
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Retrieve items from content type

I have the following setup: Root Subsite1 Subsite2 list1 list2 content type: News content type: News How can I retrieve the ...
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using CSOM to retrieve fields in a list in a view

I am trying to use the CSOM to retrieve all the displayed fields in a particular view. I require to know the field type and field internal name. I can not do: var list = ...
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Control all user traffic to Sharepoint Online

We are working on a gateway solution aimed for Sharepoint Online to control all user traffic and possibly, do changes on requests and responses. Is there any way to enforce/limit connections to ...
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Selected Menu Item - Oslo MasterPage

I'm using SharePoint 2013, with the Oslo masterpage, and I've disabled the default navigations and create my own menu in the master page. The issue is that the menu doesn't show what page you are on. ...
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Sandbox Event Receiver Not Working on SharePoint Online

I build an SharePoint 2013 Sandbox Event Receiver which works in my local on-prem dev environment. However, when pushing it up to my SharePoint Online tenant it does not work nor even fire at all. I ...
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Person or Group passed in Site Column - Office 365

Creating a multi tiered SharePoint site for managing certifications and other different types of records that relate to a person. I have created a roster that has all the personal information for the ...
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Need file to update itself before being read [closed]

I have a file that is reading four manually updated files. Next I have another file reading the compiled fle for the summary answer Howeve, I am forced to open teh compiled file to tell it to update ...
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SharePoint 2013 Custom CSR Render Mode for NewForm (also for DispForm and ViewForm) renders input controls apart from labels

For several weeks I am developing some features for my new projects on SharePoint 2013 using new technology called Client Side Rnedering (CSR). Until now there have been almost no issues except lack ...
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SharePoint 2013 Online Global Navigation on MySite

I would like to add the global navigation on my-site as well, per default there is just the office 365 navigation, but I want to have my SharePoint site navigation underneath. How can I achieve this? ...
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Retrieve toplevel site's subsites using REST _api

I'm currently working on an iOS app which uses _api-services to retrieve data stored in documents libraries of a SharePoint Online. Consuming _api/web/Lists/ works well so far. At the moment the REST ...
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How I can get the BI type site created in sharepoint online 2013?

I have some excel data with multiple sheets, on which I need filtering and displaying the interactive reports to multiple web pages in SPO 2013. For this I want to create a business intelligent site ...
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Access the Shapoint Online Search API using authenticated client context or web request in WPF

I want to access Search API from SharePoint Online site. I am using XBAP to access the SharePoint Online Search API, but I am getting "The remote server returned an error: (403) Forbidden" error. I ...
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Check for Valid User via Button

Ok, so I have a form that has multiple views, some read only and some editable. Each form has buttons to open the other forms in either edit mode or read only mode based on a field being set to ...
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Create control to upload Attachment to list in SharePointOnline

I have a custom webpart page which is used to enter some input data which eventually gets saved as a List item. Now i want to add a control to that page which enables user to upload attachments to the ...
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How to add a New Item form to a page in SharePoint Online?

I am using SharePoint Online which looks to be version 2013. I want a New Item form on my home page. I have tried SharePoint Designer 2013. I tried making a new page and it complains that "this page ...
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SharePoint content-length limit on POST

Is there any limit on Content-Length when POST in SharePoint (Online version). I'm using web part form, and when the data is too many, any submission on form will result in web part error. When ...
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How to cast a date column value in JSLink javascript, and how to increase this date variable?

I am using sharepoint 2013 online. I have created a custom list. On this list I have used JSLink to show an icon in a column. I would like to do some logic to show a red or a green icon. I have now in ...
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SharePoint online - Creating a list item in a private site collection from the public facing web site

I have the requirement to allow anonymous users to submit data from a public facing sharepoint online site and have it pass through to a list in a private site collection. My initial thoughts were to ...
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Is it possible to turn on Site Collection auditing programmatically using CSOM/JSOM?

I'm creating sites/site collections using CSOM (client code) via an autohosted App. I need to turn on site auditing but can't seem to find any way to do this programmatically. Any ideas would be ...
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JSLink and office 365 : I don't see the Content Type “JavaScript Display Template” when adding js file

I am using SharePoint Online 2013. I try to follow some JSLink tutorial to show indicators in some columns on a custom list. I am stuck in the step where I need to upload and set the ".js" file into ...
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Hide “Open this Task” workflow button in office

I have created a sharepoint designer workflow for approval. I have "open in client application" enabled in my document library. When a user opens a word/excel file by clicking on it, it opens in ...
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Developing Apps for the Cloud

I an new to Developing SharePoint solutions to the cloud. I have been having the following questions. What are the clouds supporting SharePoint deployments (Maybe like Azure, SharePoint-Online, ...
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Sandbox ItemAdded Event Receiver on “Document Library”

I have a Document library whose only content type allowed is my own custom "Document Set" Content Type. My custom Document Set content type creates a number of sub-folders and and deploys files as ...
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Specialized Stacked Column with SharePoint 2010

My problem is that I want to create a stacked columned chart with Y-Axis being the number or percentage and the X-Axis being grouped by "Active", "Done" and "Resolved". The bars should represent the ...
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Caml Query Filter SharePoint 2013 Online

Hi I'm in need of some help with a caml query. I have 1 column in my list, that have 3 different choice. I want to query out items if the choice is equal to YES This is my code: var context = new ...
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How to add items to a document library when uploading a file using Rest in SP 2013?

I am trying to add file to document library by using REST IN SP 2013 APP MODEL. This is my code I can upload file to document library but I can't add items value to that document library in fields ...
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SP2013Online: How create a custom dashboard with indicators and progressbars like this example?

We have a old SharePoint 2007 intranet. On this intranet we have a list with some columns like "name, fte, available, unit, contract enddate, expecting enddate etc". Some of these columns are showed ...
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SharePoint 2013 Online - Remove Workflow from a List

I'm trying to remove a workflow that's been associated to a document library. Normally I would go to the library settings and then to workflow settings and remove the workflow, but on my O365 site I ...
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How to upload a file in subfolders in Document library?

hi this is my code can you please tell me how can i add file inside the three folders folder1/folder2/foder3 and this is my code can you please tell me how can i change the rest api url function ...
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SharePoint People Editor control giving Error

I have created a SharePoint visual webpart in SharePoint 2010 where i am using SharePoint people picker to enter the SharePoint user but when i submit.It throws an unexpected error. here is my .ascx ...
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SSRS 2012 .rdl exposed in aspx page hosted as a web part in SharePoint Online 2013

From what I've read, there's no standard option for adding SSRS 2012 reports to SharePoint Online 2013. Instead, would it be possible to expose a report rdl in an aspx page hosted in SharePoint Online ...
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Storing information in an SP Online App

I have been able to find nothing about storing information in a SharePoint Online app. I need to be able to pull down a bunch of information from the search API, store it, and be able to access it ...
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Stuck in “Preview Page” mode in SharePoint 2013

I was editing the Seattle Master Page and suddenly my site got stuck in the "Preview Page" mode: And I don't know how to stop it. I returned back the template to the original Seattle template but ...
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Apply Background color for Promoted List in SharePoint 2013 using Content or Script Edtor

I have been tasked to apply background color for promoted links using Script and Content editor web part, can any one help me? How can I do this?
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Sharepoint Online 365 and refreshing excel files

Is there a way to have the excel files refresh their links hourly or daily?
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OData Authentication without site URL

We are currently in the process of developing a range of SharePoint applications which will have mobile apps alongside them which connect to the SharePoint site. We are having a few issues getting ...
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Assure Sharepoint Online is Indexed using http and not https

I am finishing my sharepoint online public website here: http://levalencia-public.sharepoint.com The website has a custom master page as you can see, and it has on the left some social sharing ...
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How to attach file to sharepoint document library by using REST API/ecma script?

How can I attach file to document library by using REST API in my SharePoint 2013 app ? Please help me to achieve this task. Here's my code so far: function dofunc() { alert('upload ...
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How to add Client Web Part to .aspx page programmatically in SharePoint provider hosted app?

I have requirement to add Client Web Part to .aspx page programmatically in SharePoint provider hosted app, I have tried this link, but this is for SharePoint hosted app, below code is not working for ...
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Event Receiver with NAPA

Is there any way to create and deploy an event receiver onto a sharepoint site using only the NAPA development tools and an O365 development site? If not, is there any way to create and deploy an ...
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How I can assign multiple workflows in SharePoint 2010?

I have the following problem: I need to assign many tasks to a single user at the moment, it is possible in SharePoint 2010?
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Display SharePoint 2013 in a frame

I'm embedding a SharePoint Online page in a local web application. Almost all functions were working well like normal. But since SharePoint Online was upgraded to 2013 version, we cannot use it ...
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Web Parts not aligning correctly on page layout

I am having an issue with a page layout in SharePoint 2013 that I just can’t seem to get right. I have blank welcome page that I want 3 web part zones to sit on side by side I created a table with ...
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User Impersonation in a High Trust SharePoint App using the client-side object model

As I understand it, high trust apps have the ability to impersonate a user (link): The app is considered high-trust because it is trusted to use any user identity that the App needs, because the ...
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SEO on Individual Blog Posts in SharePoint 2013

I was wondering if anyone has any tips for improving SEO against blog posts on a SharePoint 2013 Online Public Website. As far as I can currently see, although I have the option to edit SEO ...
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How to pass and return value in SharePoint 2013 REST

I am able to get all items of SharePoint list using REST API: lists/getbytitle('listname')/items I want to send some div id (string) in request so that can be obtained in response. Is there any ...